Internet & data: Samsung Tab 2 10.1

Learn how to use the internet browser, sync apps, and set the data usage indicator on the Samsung Tab 2 10.1. Find out more on this page:

 

Data usage

Internet browser

Sync

 

 

Data usage

Data usage indicator

To turn on, set, or turn off the data usage indicator, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data Usage.
  4. From the graph, touch and drag the horizontal orange bar up or down to adjust the data value that will trigger a warning for the given time period. As you drag, the data warning value will change.
  5. The data usage warning is now set.
    Note: If you exceed your set data value, you will receive a notice in your Status bar.

 

 

View data use by app

To view how much data certain apps are using, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Data Usage.
  4. If desired, tap Data usage cycle to select a different one-month usage period.
  5. From the graph, touch and drag the vertical white bars to set a beginning and end time period for which to check your data usage.
    Note: Below the graph, the dates selected will change when the bars are adjusted.
  6. Below the graph, view the about [xx] used data usage value.
  7. Swipe up to view a list of all of your phone’s applications and their data usage with largest usage at top to smallest usage at bottom for the time period.

 

 

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Internet browser

Browser cache

To clear the mobile browser cache, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Internet.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at top-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and security.
  6. Tap Clear cache.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser cookies

To clear the mobile browser cookies, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Internet.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at top-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and security.
  6. Tap Clear all cookie data.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser history

To clear the mobile browser history, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Internet.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at top-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Privacy and security.
  6. Tap Clear history.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

Browser windows open / close

To open a new browser window or close one, follow these steps:

 

  1. Tap the Plus icon to open a new browser window.
  2. Tap the X icon on a window/tab you want to close.

 

 

Turn on / off JavaScript

To turn on or turn off JavaScript in the mobile browser, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Internet.
  3. Tap the Menu icon at top-right.
  4. Tap Settings.
  5. Tap Advanced.
  6. Tap Enable JavaScript to select check box and enable.

 

 

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Sync

Background data

To turn on or turn off background data, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts and sync.
  4. Tap the Auto-Sync Slider to enable auto syncroniation. Slider moves right and turns green.

 

 

Sync apps & accounts

To add or edit apps and accounts to sync, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Accounts and sync.
  4. Tap the Auto-sync Slider to enable automatic data syncronization. The slider moves right and turns green.
  5. Under 'Manage accounts,' tap each synced account to edit the sync settings for the account.

 

 

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